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Senior Accountant - #ZR-DS1

Beacon Resources Valencia, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Beacon Resources seeks a talented Senior Accountant or a Senior Staff Accountant to join a Consumer Packaging Goods (CPG) company in the Santa Clarita area of Los Angeles County, CA on an interim basis. There is a strong possibility that this role will go temp with the possibility of direct hire.

The company creates beauty-oriented products for consumers.

Job - This Senior Accountant will take ownership of the entire Accounting process. You will perform full-cycle accounting, managing all financial closes and reporting, ensuring correct journal entries and reconciliations, supervising payables/receivables, and working with the CPA firm on audit and tax matters. You will be reporting to an Accounting Manager.

Culture/Environment - Our client is a well-renowned organization in its field, with a wide range of cutting-edge health, beauty, and personal care products. The hired Plant Controller will need to be hands-on and be on the manufacturing floor on a frequent basis to interact with non-accounting professionals.

Compensation/Benefits – Starting hourly rate beings at $30/hour and increases DOE.

SENIOR ACCOUNTANT DUTIES

General Ledger (G/L) Accounting

  • Perform all month-end closes (bank reconciliations, journal entry adjustments, support schedules)
  • Produce all monthly financial statements to present to the accounting department
  • Help audit the balance sheet

Finance and Financial Reporting

  • Perform variance analysis
  • Generate daily and monthly sales reports
  • Generate KPI reports

Operational Accounting

  • Assist in all payroll matters
  • Lead the Accounts Receivable (A/R) process, including collection of due invoices, cash applications, and credit research
  • Set up internal and external accounting controls (defining accounting policies and procedures, establishing internal controls, and manage external audits (sales tax, personal property tax, workers compensation, etc.)
  • Review expense reports
  • Maintain MS Excel schedules of prepaid and deferred expenses

Fixed Asset Accounting

  • Maintain all fixed asset schedules
  • Record all asset purchases (Initial Recordation), which includes buildings, furniture, fixtures, land, machinery, office equipment, and vehicles
  • Record depreciation of assets in the G/L
  • Record disposal of assets and record in the G/L

SENIOR ACCOUNTANT QUALIFICATIONS

Required

  • At least three (3) years of substantive General Ledger (G/L) accounting experience
  • Bachelor’s in Accounting or Business Administration with an Accounting focus or equivalent work experience
  • Fixed Assets Accounting experience

Preferred

  • CPA
  • Experience in a Consumer Products Goods (CPG) company

SENIOR ACCOUNTANT SKILLS

Required

Technical

  • Expert-Level proficiency in Microsoft Excel (v-lookups, pivot tables, IF Formulas) required

Interpersonal

  • Ability to meet deadlines, multi-task efficiently and take ownership as the go-to accounting professional in the company
  • Must be willing to develop and grow with the company and have the desire to take on more responsibility
  • Must have strong verbal and written skills

For further information, submit your resume in MS Word format to me. I will hold all inquiries in the strictest confidence.

Beacon Resources

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Valencia, CA
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